The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 207 209 219
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 32 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 9
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Functional Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5986 5141 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.15% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4723 4302 4212
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 12 - -
Birmingham -6 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Coventry +1 2 £52,500 -12.50%
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Functional Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (86.96%) Finance
2 25 (54.35%) ERP
3 23 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 22 (47.83%) Oracle
5 19 (41.30%) Oracle Payables
5 19 (41.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 16 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle Assets
7 15 (32.61%) Change Management
7 15 (32.61%) GAP Analysis
7 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle iProcurement
10 11 (23.91%) Logistics
11 10 (21.74%) Data Management
11 10 (21.74%) Legal
11 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (21.74%) JD Edwards
11 10 (21.74%) Process Improvement
11 10 (21.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 10 (21.74%) QA
11 10 (21.74%) Data Structures
12 9 (19.57%) Pegasus
12 9 (19.57%) SAP
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Financials

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle Payables
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle Receivables
2 15 (32.61%) Oracle Assets
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle iProcurement
5 10 (21.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 8 (17.39%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (15.22%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (15.22%) SAP CO
7 7 (15.22%) SAP FI
7 7 (15.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (15.22%) SAP PS
8 6 (13.04%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (10.87%) Oracle ASCP
10 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ProC
General
1 40 (86.96%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (21.74%) Legal
4 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (13.04%) Retail
5 3 (6.52%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ERP
2 16 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (32.61%) Change Management
3 15 (32.61%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
3 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
4 11 (23.91%) Logistics
5 10 (21.74%) Data Management
5 10 (21.74%) Process Improvement
6 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 5 (10.87%) SDLC
7 5 (10.87%) System Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.35%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ACCA
2 1 (2.17%) CIMA
2 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) JD Edwards
4 9 (19.57%) Pegasus
4 9 (19.57%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) CA